What Happened on July 11, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • British Golf Open, Royal Lytham & St Annes GC: 3 titles in 4 years for Bobby Locke beating Peter Thomson by a stroke

Electoral defeatPresidential Convention

General Eisenhower nominated as Republican US presidential candidate

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • John Kettley, English weather forecaster
  • Stephen Lang, American actor (Another You, Death of a Salesman), born in NYC, New York